+ Start a Discussion
Amiya Das1410Amiya Das1410 

How to take backup of salesforce org with VS Code?

I want to take backup of my newly refreshed sandbox org. While doing so via MavensMate, it is showing oAuth error like below. 
Is this the issue for all newly created/refreshed orgs ??. 
If yes, I want to know how to take backup of org via vs code directly without mavens.
Thanks in advance.User-added image
Raj VakatiRaj Vakati
Here is the best link to refer 

https://techevangel.com/2018/07/26/deploy-retrieve-metadata-using-salesforce-dx-and-vs-code/
https://www.jitendrazaa.com/blog/tag/sfdx/

https://douglascayers.com/2019/02/17/develop-against-any-org-with-visual-studio-code-tasks/

http://amitsalesforce.blogspot.com/2018/09/vs-code-for-salesforce-visual-studio.html

 
Amiya Das1410Amiya Das1410
Thanks a lot.
Ajay K DubediAjay K Dubedi
Hi Amiya,

Really I don't know Is this the issue for all newly created/refreshed Org or related to your connectivity but
Yes if you can take a backup of org via vs code directly without mavens you can take to follow these simple steps :

After the Installation of VS Code, you have to install two packages in your VS code for support Salesforce
you can get it on click VS code in extension: Marketplace than insert the search box salesforce and install these two packages

1. Salesforce CLI Integration (https://developer.salesforce.com/tools/sfdxcli)
2. Salesforce extension

When you created first time a folder in VS code than you have followed these step with the command(ctrl+shift+p)
- Create a project with Manifest
- Authorize an Org (on click this you will give access your Production org or Sandbox, its depend on you who you want give to vs code)
- Retrieve Source in Manifest from Org (Here you can take a backup)

Then you can get your Org data in your VS code folder and when you will reopen this Without having to re-authenticate it each time.
If you change anything in your org then you can retrieve your data through a manifest(On click on manifest there are a package.xml file,
open package.xml and then on right click you can retrieve your data).

For more information refer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qR0c8h5cCU

I hope you find the above solution helpful. If it does, please mark as Best Answer to help others too.
Thanks,
Ajay Dubedi
Vignaesh Ram AmarnathVignaesh Ram Amarnath
I guess it is proxy error. Are you doing this in office network?